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Aswan Travel Guide

Aswan Travel Guide




Aswan is located at south of Egypt with one population around of 150,000, and ancient frontier city has the loveliest setting on the Nile. Habitually in Aswan the deserts close in on the river, having a beautiful landscape.

In that time, his ancient Egyptian name was Syene. Also it was small enough to walk around, but with a landscape very beautiful on the Nile, however the pace of life is slow and relaxing. Usually the days can be spent strolling up and down the broad Corniche watching the sailboats etch the sky with their tall masts or sitting in floating restaurants listening to Nubian music and eating freshly caught fish.

In the city of Aswan the Nile is at it is most beautiful, flowing through amber desert and granite rocks. Also it can Explore the souk, full of the color and scent of scarves, baskets, spices and perfumes. Also you can view the spectacular sunsets while having tea on the terrace of the Old Cataract Hotel (Named due to the location of the Nile's first cataract situated here). The city of Aswan has been a favorite winter resort since the beginning of the 19th century, and it is still a perfect place to get away from it all.

The time of year is a major influence on people's level of activity. Is located near the Tropic of Cancer, usually the city of Aswan is hot and dry nearly all the time, with average daily temperatures from 23 to 30°C and in the winter to a searing 38 to 54°C over summer. We recommend late autumn and spring are perfect times to visit, being less crowded than the peak winter period, yet not so enervating as summer, when long siestas, cold showers and air-conditioning commend themselves, and the number of tourists dwindles.

Aswan Travel Guide
Aswan Travel Guide
Aswan Travel Guide
Aswan Travel Guide


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